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MVD Appointments In New Mexico

MVD Appointments in New Mexico

For convenience, the New Mexico Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) allows customers to book appointments in advance.

REAL ID Appointment Requirements

Vehicle Registrations Appointment Requirements

New Mexico Drivers License Appointment Requirements

Schedule your New Mexico DMV appointment online by:

  1. Visiting the MVD portal.
  2. Click “Make Appointment.”
  3. Choose your appointment type. The following appointment types are offered:
    • Obtaining a REAL ID.
    • Renewing vehicle registration.
    • Transfer a vehicle title for new purchases or new NM residents.

New Mexico MVD Online Services

  1. Pick the MVD office you’d like to visit.
  2. Choose a date and time.
  3. Enter your contact information and driver’s license number. You may also choose to receive text message reminders.

Find a DMV Near Me

New Mexico MVD Online Services

Many common DMV transactions do NOT require a trip to your local MVD office; they can be completed online. These services include: 

Best Times to Visit the New Mexico MVD

If you must visit an MVD office, timing your trip can make a big difference in how long you’ll have to wait.

  • The first and last days of the month are often very busy.
  • The middle of the week is usually less crowded than Mondays and Fridays.
  • The days immediately before and after national holidays are often crowded.
  • It’s usually better to visit in the morning than at lunch time or in the evening. It’s also important to show up early enough to be able to complete a long transaction (such as taking an exam).